Starting with an overview of why the human brain responds more effectively to visual information and ending with recommendations for successful interface design, this web seminar will help you understand how the addition of visual analysis in your application can increase your customers’ satisfaction levels with your solution.
Your seminar leader, Dr. Jock Mackinlay, is a renowned expert on information visualization and HCI. Jocks has spent several years in research at Xerox PARC and has authored several papers, articles and books. He is currently Tableau’s director of visual analysis.
Jock will demonstrate the importance of visual analysis – including the iterative process of asking questions, creating pictures, discovering new hypothesis, and foraging for data.
In his talk, you’ll learn:
- What years of research by psychologists, statisticians and others have taught us about information design and why that matters to you
- How effective and flexible interface design can lead to higher level of human perception
- What the ‘cycle of visual analysis’ is and how to effectively reason about data visually
- How visual analysis can help your application by offering your customers faster insight, better analytics and better decisions
Watch today to learn how to quickly add analytical functionality your users will love.
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